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Soft Touch DKW from Shelridge Yarns

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Soft Touch DKW
Shelridge Yarns
DK (11 wpi) ?
265 yards
(242 meters)
100 grams
(3.53 ounces)
22.0 to 24.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 6 - 4.0 mm
100% Wool - Merino
plied
yes
  • Care:
  • Superwash

This is the enduring favourite among Shelridge Yarns. Fine, superwash Merino wool is spun into a smooth, strong, soft, versatile yarn. We dye it by hand in more than 50 near-solid shades, the same palette we use for our fingering-weight yarn, Ultra.

DKW Knitting Yarn Specifications

  • 100 g Skeins – Approximately 250 yds per skein
  • 4-Ply Yarn
  • 100% Merino Wool
  • Superwash fibre - we recommend gentle machine wash in cold water; lay flat to dry
  • Stocking Stitch Gauge - 23-24 stitches = 10 cm/4 inches using 4mm/US6 needles

Recommended Uses

  • Ideal for cardigans, sweaters and vests, hats, mitts, scarves
  • Excellent stitch definition in detailed multi-colour and cable knitting projects

popular colorways

Aubergine

15 stashed

20 projects

Azure

22 stashed

17 projects

Black

33 stashed

32 projects

Brown

23 stashed

8 projects

Cardinal

11 stashed

21 projects

Caribbean Waters

25 stashed

22 projects

Celery

16 stashed

14 projects

Clover Flower

23 stashed

12 projects

Cornflower

14 stashed

20 projects

Ecru

21 stashed

27 projects

Evergreen

26 stashed

21 projects

Forest

13 stashed

16 projects

Green Apple

16 stashed

16 projects

Ice Blue

13 stashed

12 projects

Iris

25 stashed

30 projects

Lilac

20 stashed

21 projects

Linen

18 stashed

30 projects

Marsh Marigold

8 stashed

21 projects

Mint

16 stashed

24 projects

Moss

12 stashed

20 projects

Natural White

29 stashed

41 projects

Navy

28 stashed

35 projects

Peacock

32 stashed

37 projects

Plum

19 stashed

22 projects

Pumpkin

15 stashed

14 projects

Pussywillow

30 stashed

46 projects

Raspberry

35 stashed

50 projects

Robin S Egg

21 stashed

16 projects

Rust

16 stashed

14 projects

Sage

15 stashed

16 projects

Spring Green

15 stashed

18 projects

Storm

11 stashed

19 projects